Herb-Buttered Grilled Corn

Herb-Buttered Grilled Corn Recipe
Photo: Gooseberry Patch
What's one way to make buttered corn even better? Just add fresh herbs.


Serves 6

Recipe from

Gooseberry Patch


6 ears corn
1/3 cup butter, softened
2 teaspoons fresh basil, minced
2 teaspoons fresh oregano, minced


Pull back husks of corn, leaving them attached. Remove and discard silk; replace husks around corn. Place corn in a large stockpot; fill with water to cover. Soak 20 minutes; drain. Pull back husks of corn; set aside.

Blend butter with herbs and brush evenly over corn; replace husks. Grill corn over medium-high heat, covered, about 15 minutes, until corn is tender.

Dale Duncan, Waterloo, IA,

Farmers' Market Favorites,

Gooseberry Patch

July 2012